Maladies et problèmes de santé

Conditions and illnesses

Develop a battle plan against the flu this year. Know what you will be up against, get the facts on prevention, learn tips for a quick recovery, and find out when it is appropriate to seek further medical attention.

Conditions and illnesses

It’s that time of year when children gear up to be ghosts and ghouls. In addition to all the fun, Halloween can make parents feel wary — not of haunted houses, but of the potential dangers of children staying out after dark and taking candy from strangers.

Conditions and illnesses

Summer virtually arrives overnight in Montreal. One minute we’re shovelling the snow from our driveways, the next we are digging through our summer wardrobes. Unfortunately too few of us reach for the summer essentials—a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen. According to countless sun awareness campaigns, these three items are the key to reducing your risk of melanoma--the most deadly form of skin cancer.

Conditions and illnesses

At what age should your child make noises, say words, point things? When should you worry?

Conditions and illnesses
Conditions and illnesses

Summer is upon us, and insects, wasps and bees are out in full force.

Conditions and illnesses

If your kids are spending more time swimming in a lake this summer, they may develop a minor skin infection or rash, more commonly known as “swimmer’s itch”.

Conditions and illnesses

Do you think you might have a bed bug infestation? Separate fact from fiction before jumping to conclusions and find out how to keep your family bed bug free throughout the year.

Conditions and illnesses

Going to the grocery store can sometimes be a daunting experience, especially when you have growing kids to feed. How do you go about demystifying what’s inside those prepackaged foods?

Conditions and illnesses

They’re the neon-coloured fizzy drinks found in gas stations, pharmacies and grocery stores, and are increasingly marketed to young children – but are they safe for their consumption?

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